International

By Laura Avram | International | 27.02.2017 20:04
The World Student OZA Championship took place last week week at the Ginza Internet Forum in Tokyo. It was the 15th edition so far and 16 players from all over the world competed over4 rounds in order to decide the world's best student go player.  Read more...
By Laura Avram | International | 17.02.2017 11:31
In a small town in the Carpathian mountains, almost 30 years ago, among other children and teenagers, there were two who got to define the way in which go would develop later in Europe. Their go teacher was a mathematician who to this very day still teaches children in the same little town. Did I catch your attention?   Read more...
By Fabian Bambusch | International | 04.01.2017 22:58 | Comments: 2
DeepMind CEO Demis Hassabis has confirmed via Twitter just now that mysterious Tygem user Master(P) who managed an amazing 60-0 winning streak against professionals is none other than go AI AlphaGo itself.
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By Viktor Lin | International | 26.12.2016 14:49
The Kansai Ki-in will host the 5th annual Osaka Go Camp 25 June to 13 July, 2017. The second Japan Go Congress will be held 14-17 July. This year more than 80 participated in the camp and 300 attended the congress. Both events are open for all levels, from beginner to 7 dan.  Read more...
By Laura Avram | International | 12.12.2016 15:51 | Comments: 2
The 27th International Amateur Pair Go Championship took place in Tokyo on the 3rd and 4th December 2016 at the same time as the 3rd World Students Pair Go Championship and the JAPG Cup (the latter being a tournament only for Japanese players). Having now arrived at the 27th edition, it can be said that it's one of the longest running international go tournaments  Read more...
By Laura Avram | International | 11.12.2016 23:06 | Comments: 1
This year, together with three more European players, I had the pleasure to participate in the 3rd edition of the World Students Pair Go Championship in Japan. The event took place on the 3rd and 4th December 2016 in Tokyo, Japan.  Read more...
By Pavol Lisy | International | 23.11.2016 10:47
The Nihon Ki-in (Japanese Go association) agreed with Deep Zen Go‘s programmer and its sponsor to set up a ‘three games match’ with the legendary Cho Chikun (9p) on 19th, 20th and 23rd November 2016. The games were very interesting, and it seems like Cho Chikun(9) knows how to play against Computer Go.  Read more...
By Viktor Lin | International | 02.11.2016 18:15 | Comments: 1
The preliminary rounds of the 13th Sankei Cup were played on 31 October and 2 November 2016.
This is the third time that the Kansai Ki-in invites foreign pros to play in the annual tournament sponsored by the Sankei newspaper. Europe was represented by the EGF pros Artem Kachanovskiy 1p and Mateusz Surma 1p.  Read more...
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21.10.2017
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25 Years EGCC Anniversary Go Tournament
20.10.2017
22.10.2017
40th Belgrade Open
21.10.2017
22.10.2017
Geneva Go Tournament
28.10.2017
29.10.2017
32nd Brussels Tournament
28.10.2017
29.10.2017
20th Mannheim Go Open Autumn
17.11.2017
19.11.2017
20. Go to Innovation
24.11.2017
26.11.2017
Gothenburg Open
15.12.2017
16.12.2017
The Winter Solstice tournament 2017
13.01.2018
14.01.2018
22nd Orsay Go Tournament
13.01.2018
14.01.2018
“Mini Go Congress” Trier
18.01.2018
21.01.2018
Grand Prix Final Olomouc
20.01.2018
21.01.2018
26th Olomouc International Go Tournament
15.03.2018
18.03.2018
Niš Open Go Tournament
29.03.2018
31.03.2018
European Youth Championship
07.04.2018
08.04.2018
European Pair Go Championship
21.04.2018
22.04.2018
The 47th Prague Go Tournament
26.04.2018
29.04.2018
Grand Slam Berlin
05.05.2018
06.05.2018
10th Strasbourg international tournament
19.05.2018
21.05.2018
Kido Cup
28.07.2018
11.08.2018
62nd European Go Congress
15.08.2018
16.08.2018
European Students Championship
08.09.2018
09.09.2018
European Women's Championship

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